Summer Of Savings: Boston HarborfestWBZ-TV's Kathryn Hauser reports.
Farm Owners Say 7,000 Turkeys Killed In Fire Not 'Crowded, Crammed, Abused'A fire ripped through Bob's Turkey Farm in Lancaster, destroying thousands of young turkeys. WBZ-TV's Nicole Jacobs reports.
Tow Truck Driver Accused Of Soliciting Sex From Women PassengersA tow truck driver accused of trying to solicit sex from women as he towed their cars had no comment in court Friday. WBZ-TV's Anna Meiler reports.
MBTA Chief Comments On New Fare Hike; Audio ExcerptMBTA Chief Administrator Brian Shortsleeve comments on the fare changes going into effect Friday on MBTA trains and buses.
After 16 Years, Man In ‘Serial’ Murder Case To Get New Trial; Audio ExcerptAfter spending 16 years in prison for the killing of his former high school girlfriend, a man at the center of popular podcast “Serial” has a chance at freedom. Retired Baltimore Circuit Judge Martin Welch ruled Thursday that Adnan Syed, 35, deserved a new trial because his lawyer didn’t challenge expert testimony in the case that became the focus of the podcast, which captivated millions of listeners around the world.
Teen Who Encouraged Boyfriend’s Suicide Can Stand Trial, Court Rules; Audio ExcerptThe Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ruled on Friday that a Plainville teen can stand trial for involuntary manslaughter after prosecutors say she convinced her boyfriend to follow through with his suicide attempt. Eighteen-year-old Conrad Roy’s body was found in his pickup truck in Fairhaven in July 2014. He died of carbon monoxide poisoning. Police found Michelle Carter, who was 17 at the time, had sent dozens of text messages to Roy, encouraging him to kill himself.